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Is 'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood' The Modern-Day 'Dungeons & Dragons' ?

In just over three weeks a mobile role-playing game featuring Kim Kardashian as your life coach has made more than $85 million and is projected to eclipse $200 million in sales by year’s end. 589 more words

Community & Society

How many countries are there? On evidence and PHBs

How many countries are there?

This seems like a straightforward question to answer, doesn’t it? Most primary school children could give you an answer, and even if they couldn’t they could quickly look it up in an Atlas. 647 more words

Politics

The new and large fly the farthest

British Airways and Air France mutually retired the Concorde supersonic jet in 2003. Both companies cited rising maintenance costs as being the reason, which in turn were compounded by falling demand after the Paris crash in 2000 and a general downturn in civil aviation after 9/11. 906 more words

Science & Technology

Condom designed to kill HIV developed

Now, a condom which can not just prevent pregnancies but also HIV, herpes and human papillomavirus has been developed. It could be soon available in Australia. 301 more words

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Innoson To Present Made-In-Nigeria Cars On August 8

Innoson vehicle manufacturing company announced that a debut of the first made-in-Nigeria mass produced cars would be made on August 8, 2014.
During the opening ceremony of Empower Nigeria Roadshow for the South-East zone, chairman of Innoson Group, Chief Innocent Chukwuma, revealed this information yesterday at the Faculty of Law, University of Nigeria, Enugu campus. 251 more words

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Beef is worse for the environment than poulty, pork or dairy: study

If a $60 steak sounds pricey to you, that’s nothing compared to the environmental cost of producing the meat many Canadians happily shove into their mouths. 557 more words

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